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Summer trip to Poland a chance for BGHS teacher to gain perspective

Amanda Fulfer
Summer trip to Poland a chance for BGHS teacher to gain perspective March 10, 2022 It’s one thing to teach history. It’s quite another to experience it. That’s why Battle Ground High School World History teacher Amanda Fulfer is so excited to join other educators from around Read more

BGPS on-time graduation rates near 10-year high

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Battle Ground Public Schools' on-time graduation rates highest in nearly a decade March 3, 2022 On-time graduation rates across Battle Ground Public Schools rebounded last year, bucking a trend seen around Washington state and much of the country. Across the district’s two comprehensive high schools and three Read more

Legacy of Patrick Hough lives on through CASEE program

Student holding up Western Salamander egg mass
Legacy of Patrick Hough lives on through CASEE program Feb. 24, 2022 As a young man growing up near Tipperary, Patrick “Paddy” Hough was among millions who were deeply impacted by the potato famine that struck Ireland the year he was born. That experience stuck with Hough Read more

Apply now for Battle Ground Public Schools’ Alternative Programs

CASEE Sign
Apply now for Battle Ground Public Schools’ Alternative Programs Feb. 22, 2022 Battle Ground Public Schools’ (BGPS) specialized and alternative learning experience programs are accepting enrollment applications for the 2022-23 school year. The district offers four specialized and alternative programs for students in kindergarten through high school.  Read more

Citizens Advisory Committee finds strength in differences

Superintendent Denny Waters with the Citizens Advisory Committee
Battle Ground schools' Citizens Advisory Committee finds strength in differences Feb. 17, 2022 Five meetings in, the Citizens Advisory Committee (CAC) for Battle Ground Public Schools is finding its stride. The group of 36 parents, community members, faith-based leaders and senior citizens was selected from a pool Read more

School Counselors keep students healthy and engaged

National School Counseling Week
School Counselors build bridges to keep students healthy and engaged Feb. 10, 2022 Defining the job of a school counselor can be a tricky thing. Deborah Wood, counselor at Glenwood Heights Primary, says it’s “like an umbrella,” touching on many parts of a school’s social-emotional learning supports.  Read more

Identity Clark County honors BGPS educational leaders

Identity Clark County honors two BGPS educational leaders Feb. 3, 2022 Business advocacy nonprofit Identity Clark County recently released their Learn Here 2021 Real Heroes honorees, recognizing "volunteers and staff who go above and beyond to make our community such a great place to learn."  For Battle Read more

BGPS Industry Fair happening on February 17

Flier for BGPS Industry Fair 2022
Take a step toward your next career at the BGPS Industry Fair on February 17 Feb. 1, 2022 Students, families and community members interested in exploring career opportunities are invited to attend the Battle Ground Public Schools’ Industry Fair happening Thursday, Feb. 17. The event will be Read more

Middle school sports officially return with boys basketball tipoff

Basketball players and referee
Middle school sports officially return with boys basketball tipoff Jan. 26, 2022 Competitive sports are officially back in Battle Ground Public Schools’ six middle schools for the first time in 40 years. Seventh and 8th grade boys basketball teams tipped off their opening games of a two-week Read more

District revises 2021-22 budget to include local levy

Battle Ground Schools Board of Directors
District revises 2021-22 budget to include local levy Jan. 18, 2022 The Battle Ground Public Schools Board of Directors voted unanimously at its meeting on Monday, Jan. 10 to approve a budget extension for the 2021-22 school year. The extension effectively revised the General Fund budget to Read more

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